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When will we get Win7.2 and do away with this Win8 POS?

  1. #11

    Quote Originally Posted by XweAponX View Post
    Croonzg, google a program called Windows Classic Shell, install it, and it will make your OS boot to the desktop and it will show you a Start Menu with Program Files in it. Then it will work almost exactly like Windows 7 save for the lack of transparency.
    I am perfectly fine with the "File Explorer" and don't miss the old style start menu. The new style is just fine after customization and 8.1 has the option to boot directly to the also customized desktop:

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    The chances are that my current Windows 7 desktop will be replaced by the the RTM version of W8.1, depending on the changes that MS may integrate into the RTM...

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  2. #12

    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
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    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    Whatever is on your desktop in 7 will probably show up in the same spot on 8 and 8.1. I know it will for 8, I don't know for 8.1 but I have no intention of installing that until the real version comes out.
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